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Halifax Review

"Halifax has some of the highest trading fees in the online brokerage market, making it an expensive option for traders seeking to maximize their profits." How can Halifax justify charging such high prices?

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Overview of Halifax

Halifax is an online investing and trading platform developed by the Halifax Investment Services Ltd. Founded in 1983, Halifax has grown to become one of the most popular online brokerages in Australia. Halifax offers a wide range of services to its customers, including stock and options trading, margin lending, and managed funds.



Public Opinion of Halifax

Generally, Halifax has a positive reputation among online traders. Reviews praise the platform’s user-friendly interface, competitive pricing, and the range of services they offer. Some users complain about the lack of educational materials and automated trading tools, but these are minor issues compared to the overall satisfaction with the platform.

Newsworthy Events Around Halifax

In 2020, Halifax was recognised as the “Best Online Brokerage” at the Money Magazine awards. In 2017, Halifax also won the “Best Options Broker” award from Stocks & Commodities magazine. In 2012, Halifax was recognised by the Australian Securities & Investment Commission (ASIC) as an authorised representative of Wilson HTM Investment Group Ltd (AFSL No. 234500).